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EGRC 8.6.4.x: Tomcat Start is Failing with ' Stale file handle' Error in Catalina.out File. (Doc ID 1954686.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Application Access Controls Governor - Version 8.6.4 to 8.6.4 [Release 8]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


On : 8.6.4 version, Install, Migration, Upgrade

In Oracle Application Access Controls Governor (AACG), models and controls define conflicts among duties that can be assigned in a company’s applications, and identify users who have access to those conflicting duties.
AACG can also implement “preventive analysis” — it can evaluate controls as duties are assigned to users of the company’s applications, preventing them from gaining risky access.

When attempting to start tomcat,
the following error occurs.

Dec 12, 2014 9:13:39 AM org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap initClassLoaders
SEVERE: Class loader creation threw exception Stale file handle
at Method)

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Set the JAVA_HOME variable.
2. Start Tomcat using file.
3. Check catalina.out file which shows reported error.

The issue has the following business impact:
Due to this issue, users cannot use application.


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